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Correlation analysis between Yahoo and Oracle

Investment horizon:  
  30 Days    Login   to change
This module allows you to analyze existing cross correlation between Yahoo Inc and Oracle Corporation. You can compare the effects of market volatilities on Yahoo and Oracle and check how they will diversify away market risk if combined in the same portfolio for a given time horizon. You can also utilize pair trading strategies of matching a long position in Yahoo with a short position of Oracle. Please also check ongoing floating volatility patterns of Yahoo and Oracle.
 Yahoo! Inc.  vs   Oracle Corp.
Daily Returns (%)
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Given the investment horizon of 30 days, Yahoo Inc is expected to under-perform the Oracle. In addition to that, Yahoo is 1.46 times more volatile than Oracle Corporation. It trades about -0.24 of its total potential returns per unit of risk. Oracle Corporation is currently generating about -0.05 per unit of volatility. If you would invest  4,036  in Oracle Corporation on July 2, 2015 and sell it today you would lose (42.00) from holding Oracle Corporation or give up 1.04% of portfolio value over 30 days.

Correlation Coefficient



Time Period1 Month [change]
DirectionPositive ORCL Moved Up vs YHOO
StrengthVery Weak
ValuesDaily Returns


Modest diversification

Overlapping area represents amount of risk that can be diversified away by holding Yahoo! Inc. and Oracle Corp. in the same portfolio assuming nothing else is changed

Historical Performance Chart

Comparative Volatility

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Yahoo Inc


Risk-adjusted Performance

Over the last 30 days Yahoo Inc has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.

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Risk-adjusted Performance

Over the last 30 days Oracle Corporation has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.

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